Dorset v Wiltshire
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueSherborne School, Sherborne on 7th, 8th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsDorset 3; Wiltshire 1
UmpiresF Berry, HW Parks
ScorersS Hey (Dorset), AG Marshall (Wiltshire)
Close of play day 1

Wiltshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonlbw b Doggrell28     
JH Merryweatherb Doggrell0     
MH Lloydlbw b Doggrell17     
PC Dunnb Dovey1     
AM Smithc Hunt b Hebden20     
RJ Knightc Hebden b Bridge80     
*J Hurnb Hebden1     
+GA Thurgoodlbw b Dovey9     
VT Baddeleylbw b Doggrell1     
MH Martinb Doggrell12     
PK Jonesnot out5     
Extras(7 b, 7 lb)14
Total(all out, 75 overs)188
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-47, 3-48, 4-58, 5-83, 6-87, 7-98, 8-105, 9-179, 10-188 (75 ov)
Dorset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Doggrell31   6765--
Hebden10   1352--
Dovey26   12352--
Bridge6   2181--
Bulfield2   0100--

Dorset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordb Martin5     
GES Woodhousec Knight b Dunn12     
GGL Hebdenc Dunn b Baddeley0     
GWL Courtenayc Thompson b Merryweather88     
M Hardwickelbw b Martin7     
DA Bulfieldc Thurgood b Baddeley23     
+HG Huntc Thurgood b Baddeley5     
DR Hardmannot out19     
*DJW Bridgeb Baddeley3     
ME Doggrellb Baddeley16     
RR Doveydid not bat      
Extras(9 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)14
Total(9 wickets, declared, 55.1 overs)192
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-14, 3-30, 4-82, 5-138, 6-144, 7-153, 8-156, 9-192 (55.1 ov)
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martin14   1362-3
Dunn4   2211-1
Merryweather13   1411--
Jones5   0210--

Wiltshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonlbw b Dovey7     
JH Merryweatherb Hardman17     
MH Lloydc Bridge b Doggrell50     
PC Dunnb Doggrell54     
AM Smithlbw b Hardman11     
RJ Knightst Hunt b Hardman7     
*J Hurnst Hunt b Hardman30     
+GA Thurgoodnot out2     
VT Baddeleydid not bat      
MH Martindid not bat      
PK Jonesdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 7 lb, 1 w)12
Total(7 wickets, declared, 57.4 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-62, 3-116, 4-148, 5-150, 6-166, 7-190 (57.4 ov)
Dorset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Doggrell18   5622--
Hebden2   110--
Dovey22   8481--
Bridge1   100--

Dorset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordb Baddeley6     
GES Woodhousec Thurgood b Martin15     
M Hardwickerun out18     
GGL Hebdenc Hurn b Dunn8     
DA Bulfieldc Knight b Baddeley53     
*DJW Bridgeb Merryweather20     
GWL Courtenaynot out11     
+HG Huntnot out3     
DR Hardmandid not bat      
ME Doggrelldid not bat      
RR Doveydid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(6 wickets, 34 overs)137
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-23, 3-33, 4-77, 5-104, 6-129
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martin8   1271--
Baddeley8   1242--
Dunn4   1181--
Merryweather9   0371--
Jones5   1280--

--> VT Baddeley made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> DR Hardman made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> MH Lloyd (2) passed his previous highest score of 45 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> PC Dunn (2) passed his previous highest score of 25 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> DA Bulfield (2) passed his previous highest score of 52 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> VT Baddeley achieved his first five wickets in an innings in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Dorset first innings